The new FA chairman has highlighted what he described as a "frightening trend" of young English players who are not getting the chance to play in the Premier League.
Greg Dyke said the FA would be "letting the country and thousands of England fans down" if the problem was not remedied.
"English football is a tanker that needs turning," he added.
More top news
Rain continues to move eastwards in the south tonight, the north, frosty with the clear skies.
Daily Dose, a short summary of the day's election campaign stories.
Tories take campaign to the factories of three businesses who publicly endorsed their economic plans.